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Cornflower (Centaurea cyanus) A
Cornflower Wild Flower Seeds
Flowers bright blue June-August. Habitat: cornfields. Compositae.
Did you know, that these flowers were useed in the funeral wreath for Tutankhamun!
Product Part Number: WF16
When to sow
Where to Sow Cornflowers
Sow seeds outside - In September or early spring in any cultivated garden soil in full sun.
Inside - In trays is not recommended as Cornflower does not transplant satisfactorily.
Also known as Bachelor's Buttons, Bluebottle and Hurtsickle. In the past it grew as a weed in corn field, hence it's name. Cornflowers were also used in the funeral wreath of Tutankhamun.